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24 Today

Artist's reception: An opening reception for artist Alicia Saenz will be held from 1 to 3:30 p.m. at Art on the Docks, 735 Dodecanese Blvd., Tarpon Springs, where her paintings of the real and surreal will be exhibited through March 23. Call (727) 943-9298.

24 Today

Fun and games: Play bingo from 12:30 to 4 p.m. every Sunday at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 1251 San Christopher Drive, Dunedin. Free coffee and doughnuts. Hot dogs, chips and soft drinks available. Call Jerry at (727) 216-3859.

Chorus with heart: The 80-voice Dunedin Community Chorus presents an afternoon of show tunes and Irish music with "Foot Lite Follies-Get Happy!" at 3 p.m. at the Dunedin Community Center, 1920 Pinehurst Road. Doors open at 1:30 p.m. $5 donation suggested. Call (727) 812-4533.

Take the floor: Scottish country dancing is offered every Sunday at the Scottish American Society Hall, 917 Louden Ave., Dunedin. Beginners class is from 6 to 7 p.m., social dancing is from 7 to 9:30 p.m. No partner necessary. Call Connie Powell at (727) 787-3805 or Val Wade at (727) 947-4668.

Art explained: The Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art offers a docent tour at 2 p.m. every Sunday. Meet in the lobby of the museum, which is on the Tarpon Springs campus of St. Petersburg College, 600 Klosterman Road. Admission is free on Sundays. Call (727) 712-5762.

25 Monday

Family Story Night: Themed stories, songs and activities for families begin at 7 p.m. at Largo Public Library, 120 Central Park Drive. Wear your pajamas and bring your teddy bears! Free. Call (727) 587-6715.

Line dancing: Adults and seniors are invited to learn new and traditional line dances from 11 a.m. to noon Mondays and Wednesdays at Largo's Highland Complex, 400 Highland Ave. No partner needed. Join anytime. Call (727) 518-3016.

Aerial art: View the unusual photos of Maripat Lorelei, a flight attendant with American Airlines. From a Boeing 777 in flight, she's taken shots of an erupting volcano in Siberia and snapshots of New York and Japan. The photos are on display through Friday at the Dunedin Public Library, 223 Douglas Ave. Call (727) 298-3080, ext. 230.

Dixieland dance: The Bayside Banjo Band plays Dixieland and old-time songs from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. every Monday at American Legion Post 7, 1760 Turner St., Clearwater. Call (727) 447-9204.

26 Tuesday

Nature's finery: Enjoy Florida's natural beauty at the Florida Botanical Gardens at 12520 Ulmerton Road, Largo. Stroll through hundreds of blooming flowers and plants and native and nonnative ornamentals. Free and open to the public daily from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Call (727) 582-2581 or visit

Supporting veterans: Attend weekly dinner, dancing and bingo events at American Legion Turner-Brandon Post 7, 1760 Turner St., Clearwater. Memberships are available for all veterans and immediate family members. For event days and times, call (727) 447-9204.

Journey to success: Dunedin resident Eugene Hairston will share from his memoir, A Quiet Voice, at 7 p.m. at the Dunedin Public Library, 223 Douglas Ave. A book-signing will follow. Call (727) 298-3080, ext. 224.

Casting call: The West Coast Players will hold auditions for Over the River and Through the Woods at 7 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, at the Conmy Center, 750 San Salvador Drive, Dunedin. Needed are: three men (two in their 60s and older, one age 20 to 30) and three women (two in their 60s and older, one age 20-30). For details, visit